Ideford, Chudleigh Sold STC

Ideford, Chudleigh

Ref. 002029

A unique semi-detached character cottage with unusually large OUTBUILDING comprising garage area with workshop plus a large barn/store, positioned in a popular village picturesque location. The property benefits from two bedrooms, two reception rooms, double glazing, a charming fireplace, parking for multiple cars, carport and a garden. The property could lend itself to an extension or potential conversion of the outbuildings (Subject to planning permission.) Viewings are highly recommended to appreciate all that is on offer.

  • Unusually large outbuilding and garage
  • Two receptions rooms, one with an open fire!
  • Beautiful contemporary bathroom
  • Good size modern kitchen
  • Two Bedrooms
  • • Possibility for an extension (Subject to any necessary permissions, planning was previously granted for a single storey extension)
  • Driveway with car port parking plus further off road parking outside the main drive
  • Great access to the A380 serving both Exeter & Torquay


Ideford is a charming and popular scenic village in the parish of Newton Abbot, about mid-way between Torbay and Exeter. The village retains a community feel with a historic church, pub, village hall and green and an equestrian centre. There is a play park for children and is surrounded by rolling Devon countryside, ideal for walkers. It lies 2 ½ miles from Chudleigh which is a small town with an array of amenities and approximately 4 ½ miles from the Coastline of Teignmouth. Large supermarkets can be found in Kingsteignton, Newton Abbot and Exeter. There is easy access to both the A38 (Devon Expressway) providing access to Plymouth, Exeter and the M5 motorway network and the A380 which connects to Torbay. There is an international airport in Exeter and mainline railway stations in both Totnes and Exeter.

Accommodation part 1

You approach the property via a driveway, offering parking under a carport and then enter the property via double glazed door into the kitchen. This has been recently fitted with modern units and worktop and benefits from a large window overlooking the rear aspect. There are a range of matching base and eye level units rolled edge work surfaces over with an inset, single drainer one and a half bowl sink unit. There are spaces for a large range cooker and for both a washing machine and fridge/freezer. A exposed timber door leads into the dining room where there is a substantial former fireplace which is currently used as a recessed computer area. A window overlooks the side aspect. The ground floor rooms benefit from usually high ceilings for a cottage, creating a light and airy feel. Solid exposed timber window boards provide character and charm.

Accommodation part 2

The living room is positioned at the front of the property and enjoys an open fire with a tiled surround, wooden mantle and slate hearth creating a wonderful focal point. The stairs rise to the first floor landing. On the first floor are two bedrooms and a shower room. The master bedroom is a double room with dual aspect windows enjoying views over the village and surrounding countryside including an apple orchard. There is an ornate Victorian style fireplace creating a nice feature. Bedroom two enjoys built in storage cupboards and overlooks the rear of the property. Both bedrooms having space saving pocket sliding doors.

Accommodation part 3

Steps lead up to the contemporary shower room which features metro wall tiles, a raised mosaic tiled wet room shower area and complementing mosaic tiled wash basin plinth and WC cistern housing. A window overlooks the rear.


To the front of the property a generous parking area. There is an area of lawn with flower borders and a wildlife pond. The boundaries enclosed by hedging offering good privacy. To the side of the house is a pergola style carport providing sheltered parking for two vehicles. There is additional off road parking available at the front of the property. Previously planning consent (now lapsed) was passed for a side extension). The garage and barn are perfect for those with hobbies or for those who work from home. The garage area is L shape and enjoys a fitted workbench, light and power.


There is oil fire central heating along with a mains water supply, drainage and mains electricity.


From the postcode TQ130AY turn down Town Farm Lane and Haldon Cottage is the second house on your right.

Agents note

The property has a small section of flying freehold (the shower room)